The 4th Macau International Travel (Industry)
Expo (MITE) will take place 2 to 4 September 2016.
This year, MITE is supported by China
National Tourism Administration, organized by Macau Government
Tourism Office (MGTO) for the first time, and coordinated by Macau
Travel Agency Association.
Co-organizers include the Macau Chamber of
Commerce, Macau Federation of Trade Unions, the General Union of
Neighbors Association of Macau, the Women’s General Association of
Macau, Association of Returned Overseas Chinese Macau, Travel
Industry Council of Macau and Association of Macau Tourist Agents.
MGTO Director, Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes,
said, “We are very glad to take up the role
of organizer for the first time to forge a platform for members of
the travel trade and other related sectors from various destinations to connect with each other, build partnerships and
boost visitation together.”
Over 135 enterprises and entities from 15
countries and regions have confirmed their participation as
exhibitors, including travel agencies, hotels, resorts, scenic
spot operators and tourism-related businesses, etc.
Held at Hall D, Cotai
Expo of the Venetian Macau this year, the event not only covers
six key elements of the tourism industry - dining, accommodation,
transportation, entertainment, sightseeing and shopping - but also
features travel-related service, travel media, tourism electronic
commerce and technology in tourism among others.
The program of the 4th MITE features an array
of highlights such as seminars, a studio showing tourism videos,
sales for FIT travel products, as well as folk custom and
The seminars will cover analysis of new trends of
FIT in the Asia Pacific region, smart tourism development and
internet applications, introduction of FIT travel via high-speed
railway and promotion of hot tourist spots in 2016.
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